Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn M. Farmer, age 91, of Fayetteville will be conducted at 10 AM Friday at Melson Cemetery with Father Randy Hoover-Dempsey officiating. Mrs. Farmer passed away Wednesday evening at Donalson Care Center.
A daughter of the late Gillford and Lena Behrman Hamilton, she was a native of Nunn, CO, a homemaker, and a member of the Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include her son Stephen Farmer and wife Carol of Belleville, daughter Lena JoAnn Michaelis of Englewood, CO, 5 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Ellis Mannon Farmer who was in the 2nd Division of the Marines during WWII.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home prior to services. Higgins Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Evelyn M. Farmer.